Regional Finance Manager

ZEN Rooms

  • Taguig, Philippines
    Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Taguig
    Metro Manila
    Philippines
  • Full time
Posted 7 days ago and deadline of application is on 19 Oct
Recruiter was hiring 36 minutes ago

Regional Finance Manager

ZEN Rooms

Job Description

Come Change the Travel Sector!

ZEN Rooms, one of the fastest growing startups in the Southeast Asia, is searching for a Regional Finance Manager to lead strategic initiatives that bring our investor relationships to the next level.

ABOUT ZEN

Backed by Rocket Internet in 2015, we are on a mission to provide solutions to democratize the Southeast Asian travel, making it accessible to everyone. We partner with thousands of small hotels and improve the value for money and ensure quality standards. This is done by maximizing their potential through different facets: tech, sales, customer service, and operational efficiencies.

We have now grown to be the #1 hotel chain in the Philippines and have attained the highest customer satisfaction ratings in Southeast Asia in the budget hotel segment. We are backed by top-notch investors such as the #1 Korean travel group: Yanolja, leading telecommunication company Ooredoo, and Rocket Internet, the most successful emerging markets investor behind multi-billion dollar companies such as Lazada, Zalando, Groupon, Foodpanda and Jumia.

THE ZEN TRIBE

We are a team of over 500 superstars constantly trying to better the hospitality industry. Our team is composed of resourceful and creative individuals from the best universities around the world. We are a young global team, averaging 24 years old, and coming from over 15 countries. Our offices are located in the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Singapore.

Each member of our team is constantly challenged to grow and take on responsibilities while being guided by great mentors. This is why career progression in the company is rapid for individuals, disregarding age, who are dynamic, proactive, and ambitious. We have created a very collaborative working environment where every individual is empowered to make a difference, regardless of hierarchy. Become part of a tribe that loves the hospitality industry, that cares about each other, and that changes the traveling experience of ZEN’s ever growing customer base.

About the Role

The Regional Finance Manager will be the backbone of the company by ensuring all materials purchased are within budget. Being able to foresee the future expenses of the company to develop a plan of action for financial budgeting. Ensuring management in terms of deadlines, processes, and training of analysts and accountants; these will ensure that the company will have monetary funds to keep growing in the following days

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Lead and recruit a team of finance analysts and accountants
  • Coordinate the preparation and analysis of monthly and year-end group and statutory reporting
  • Adhere to reporting timeline for submission of financials with no material post close adjustments
  • Ensure all balance sheet reconciliations are completed in a timely manner
  • Coordinate the preparation and analysis of budgets and monitor variances each month
  • Assist with annual audit matters and due-diligence
  • Oversee tax computations and submissions
  • Supervise inter company billings in accordance with the respective agreements
  • Assist in providing financial analysis to evaluate special projects, investments, projections, etc.
  • Create strong internal business partnerships and support higher management in decision making
  • Continuously improve processes ensuring controls are in place, resources are used efficiently and processes are fully documented
  • Assist in the transition to new accounting system

Minimum Qualifications

What profile are we looking for?

Academic and Work Experience

  • Graduated in Business, Finance or related (CPA preferred) with excellent academic performance and track record

Mindset and Attitude

  • Able to manage multiple priorities and demonstrate flexibility as priorities change
  • Handles pressure effectively and work under tight deadlines
  • More than 5 years experience in one of the following: controlling, corporate finance, consulting, audit or accounting
  • ERP or accounting system knowledge is a plus

Skill Sets

  • Proficient in Excel and capable of writing and analyzing complex formulas
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting, finance and tax
  • Detail oriented with superb organizational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be willing to work in BGC

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance
  • Employee Discounts Employee Discounts

Required Skills

  • Organizing and Planning
  • Auditing and Compliance
  • Analyzing Data
  • Financial Reporting
  • Problem Solving
  • Accounting
  • Microsoft / MS Excel

Preferred Courses

  • Finance
  • Business Administration

Jobs Summary

Job level
Mid-Senior Level / Manager
Job category
Accounting and Finance
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Always 
Office Address
Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines
Industry
Hospitality and Tourism
Vacancy
1 opening
Website
http://www.zenrooms.com

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About ZEN Rooms

ZEN Group: improving the Southeast Asian hotel industry and democratizing travel We are an operating system for Southeast Asian budget & mid range hotels. We allow our hotel clients to be more productive and competitive: increase revenue, optimize cost base and increase guest trust & satisfaction. Through technological and operational solutions, we address the deep, widespread inefficiencies in the Southeast Asian budget & mid range hospitality sector. By helping Southeast Asian hotels operate more efficiently: better value-for-money and safer, ZEN contributes daily to democratizing travel in Southeast Asia. Millions of travelers looking for the best value-for-money stay at ZEN franchised or operated properties each year. ZEN Group is backed by the #1 Korean travel group Yanolja (funded by Booking.com/Agoda) and a leading group of institutional technology investors including Rocket Internet (behind Lazada etc). Who are our clients? ZEN is trusted by thousands of hotel owners throughout Southeast Asia looking to increase the long-term value of their property. Our clients are budget & mid range hotel/property owners looking to increase the productivity/ performance of their asset and gain a competitive advantage vs. their competitors. ZEN’s customer traveler base are local and regional young travelers (millenials, young families, young business travelers) looking for the best affordable rooms in Southeast Asia. ZEN Rooms can be booked on zenrooms.com and all leading Travel Agencies worldwide. How do we work? Our hotel chain: ZEN Franchises and ZEN Operated accommodation ZEN is already the #1 hotel chain by room count in the Philippines and top 3 in Southeast Asia. ZEN is one of the fastest growing and is the best rated budget chain since 2017 on Booking.com. ZEN's chain comprises hundreds of self-operated and franchised properties, all leading value-for-money in their neighborhood: - Budget (launched since 2015): ZEN Rooms - Budget + (launched since 2017): ZEN Premium; ZEN Homes New brands to be launched: ultra budget; mid range. ZEN Hospitality Solutions Providing the ZEN Operating System to hotel owners and managers throughout Southeast Asia. As a hotel operator and franchisor ourselves, we understand first hand the complexities of revenue production, reducing cost bases, optimizing operations and the daily complexities of running a competitive hotel. We provide a range of targeted technological and operational solutions to help hotel owners perform better, with less effort and increase the long-term value of their property. THE ZEN TRIBE We are a team of over 500 superstars constantly trying to better the hospitality industry. Our team is composed of resourceful and creative individuals from the best universities around the world. We are a young global team, averaging 24 years old, and coming from over 15 countries. Our offices are located in the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Singapore. Each member of our team is constantly challenged to grow and take on responsibilities while being guided by great mentors. This is why career progression in the company is rapid for individuals, disregarding age, who are dynamic, proactive, and ambitious. We have created a very collaborative working environment where every individual is empowered to make a difference, regardless of hierarchy. Become part of a tribe that loves the hospitality industry, that cares about each other, and that changes the travelling experience of ZEN’s ever growing customer base